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Easter Eggs Oconomowoc WI

Looking for Easter Eggs in Oconomowoc? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Oconomowoc that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Oconomowoc.

Oconomowoc Sentry
(262) 567-6393
630 E Wisconsin Ave
Oconomowoc, WI
 
Pick 'N Save Oconomowoc - Pabst Farms
(262) 200-7425
1300 Pabst Farms Circle
Oconomowoc, WI
Store Hours
7 AM - 10 PM

Delafield Sentry
(262) 646-9483
3255 Golf Rd
Delafield, WI
 
Scheid Supervalu
(262) 367-8650
600 Hartbrook Dr
Hartland, WI
 
Pick 'N Save Delafield
(262) 369-1416
3161 Village Square Drive
Hartland, WI
Store Hours
7 AM - 10 PM

Pick 'N Save Oconomowoc
(262) 569-3155
36903 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Oconomowoc, WI
Store Hours
7 AM - 10 PM

Walmart
(262) 646-8858
2863 Heritage Drive
Delafield, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 646-3535
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(262) 646-5200
2553 Sun Valley Dr
Delafield, WI
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Lake Country Market
(262) 367-8650
600 Hartbrook Dr
Hartland, WI
 
Pick 'N Save Wales
(262) 968-9460
405 N. Wales Road
Wales, WI
Store Hours
6 AM - 11 PM

Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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